Creating a trucking community, catching up with friends

| June 10, 2011

OverdriveRetro.com is gradually creating an online truckers' community of drivers who enjoy recalling careers they loved.

Hardage custom combo unit gets final fix

| June 09, 2011

You might remember Jeff Hardage, owner of the J&C Investments small fleet, based in Garland, Texas, if you've been paying any attention whatsoever to the news coming out of the Pride & Polish competitions at ...

Custom rig as educational shuttle — a Mack contribution to the space program

| June 08, 2011

It’s not as big as its sister ships. Nor has it ever gone into orbit. But for more than two decades, the Shuttle Blake has served a very important mission -- educating students about space ...

Final season one episode of American Trucker on Speed Channel this Thursday

| June 07, 2011

If you missed the news two weeks back, the final episode of the first season of American Trucker on the Speed Channel will features the production crew's documentation of the last mission of the Space ...

Trucker gives relationship advice

| June 06, 2011

Hi Carolyn, I enjoy your column in Truckers New. However,  I don't believe that part about  "... even not a very nice person." I am writing about your advice to Tracy about the  "red flags." There are ...

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | June 03, 2011

Trying to outrunning a tornado, shipping alernatives, biking maps and sleep apnea are among the topics featured -- plus Channel 19 and Truck Gallery.

Amsoil now on the marquee at Wisconsin dirt track

| June 03, 2011

Synthetic oil manufacturer Amsoil, with a significant presence in the trucking industry, continues its support of dirt track racing in the Midwest as the new title sponsor of the Superior Speedway in its home city ...

Revisiting a 12-month truck calendar

| June 02, 2011

Readers still remember Overdrive's January 1980 12-month calendar of trucks, which ranged from modern to antique, American to European.

Our Authors

Carolyn Magner

Carolyn Magner is not a professional therapist and her advice is ...

Jack Roberts

Jack Roberts is executive editor for CCJ and equipment editor for ...

Max Heine

Max Heine is editorial director of Overdrive and writes regularly ...

James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him ...

Dean Smallwood

Dean Smallwood is managing editor of Commercial Carrier Journal ...

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an ...

Todd Dills

Todd Dills is Senior Editor of Overdrive magazine and writes from ...

Stay Connected

Sign up to get Overdrive's daily newsletter.